Ever wonder what's going on with your former classmates? Welcome to Class Notes online where you can stay abreast of the latest professional activities and other important milestones in your classmates' lives. Visit often, as we are frequently updating the site, with information compiled from alumni, including news published in local and national media.
Marc Block joined Littleton Joyce Ughetta Park & Kelly as a partner in the firm’s New York City office, specializing in commercial, securities, intellectual property, and real estate litigation. He also serves as a designated Neutral with the United Nations’ World Intellectual property Organization, Arbitration and Mediation Center. His article, “The Benefits of Alternate Dispute Resolution for International Commercial and Intellectual Property Matters,” 44 Rutgers L. Rec. 1 (2016), was recently published in Rutgers Law Review. (7/18/2016)
Colleen L. Caden, partner and chair of the immigration law group at Pryor Cashman, recently co-authored an article, “How Will a Divorce Impact a Client’s Immigration Status?” for New York Law Journal. Dina (Kleyman) Weinstein ’12, associate at Pryor Cashman, assisted with the preparation of the article. Caden also serves as a member of the Brooklyn Law School Alumni Association Board of Directors. (11/29/2016)
Angela Ferrante was promoted to senior vice president of operations for Garden City Group, LLC (GCG) in the firm’s Lake Success headquarters. She is responsible for the oversight and management of the hundreds of class action settlement administrations, restructuring and bankruptcy matters, mass tort settlements, regulatory settlements, legal notice programs, and data breach response programs handled by the firm’s East Coast headquarters. She previously spent several years as head of GCG’s restructuring and bankruptcy operations team. (3/4/2016)
Margaret G. Foley, formerly of Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, joined Snell & Wilmer as an attorney in the firm’s Las Vegas office. She focuses her practice in commercial litigation. She serves as chair of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Lawyer Representative Coordinating Committee. (9/9/2016)
Gerald A. Gordon joined Norcom Mortgage & Insurance in Avon, CT, as director of compliance. He previously practiced in the areas of bankruptcy, corporate restructuring, and foreclosure at several New York City and Connecticut-based law firms. (3/4/2016)
Melissa S. Norden was named executive director of Bottomless Closet, a nonprofit that prepares disadvantaged New York City women to enter the workforce and achieve success. She previously served as senior vice president, chief of staff and general counsel at the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). (4/22/2016)
Jose Saladin joined Montgomery McCracken as an associate in the firm’s New York City office. He concentrates his practice on commercial and real estate litigation, with an emphasis on cooperative, condominium, and landlord-tenant litigation. (8/29/2016)